Educational Background:

• Phd in Chemical Engineering from NIT Durgapur

Research Experience:

20 Years

Positions held:

• 2015-Till date: Associate Plant Manager- Research and Innovation , CIAB.
• 2010-2015: Scientist in the Department of Biotechnology, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi

Industrial:

• 2008 to 2009:- Alembic, in short assignment as Consultant
• 2006 to 2008:- Microfermatech Consultants, as Technical Consultant for Polpharma, Poland.
• 2004 to 2006:- Torrent Gujarat Biotech Ltd as Head- Process & Product Development
• 2002 to 2004:- Liquor India, Consultant
• 1999 to 2002:- Krebs Bio chemicals as Deputy General Manager
• 1997 to 1999:- Kopran Drugs Private Ltd as Plant Manager
• 1995 to 1997:- Max-GB Ltd as Assistant. Manager (Production)
• 1993 to 1995:- SPIC Pharma as Process Engineer
• 1990 to 1993:- Arthemis as Process Engineer

Research Interest:

• Chemical Engineering, Process Design, Project Engineering. Nanotechnology, Biopolymers
• Fermentation Technology (along with process of recovery and purification from fermentation broth), worked on Lovastatin, Echinocandin, Biopolymer (All through basic route of Fermentation).
• Currently working on Nanocellulose , Pectinase, Polyhydroxy butyrate for developing the patent non infrangible and economically viable process followed by pilot plant set up.

Total Publications :

10

Selected Research Publications:

1. Biopharm Journal 1:1- 11, 2015
2. Journal of PharmaSciTech 3:27-30, 2013
3. Journal of Bioprocess Engineering and Biorefinery2:46-53, 2013
4. Journal of Biochemical Technology3:389-394, 2012
5. Journal of Biochemical Technology4:568-575, 2012
6. Journal of Biochemical Technology4:581-587, 2012
7.Pharmawave 5:84-88, 2012